Annual Lake Washington Institute of Technology Spring Plant Sale Starts April 26

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Leslie ShattuckExecutive Director/Executive Communications Officer(425) 739-8236

Kirkland, Wash. – The annual Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) Spring Plant Sale, will be held April 26-27 and May 3-4, 2019, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the greenhouses on the LWTech campus. This popular event, which has attracted thousands of community members over the years, raises money for the Environmental Horticulture program and student scholarships.

The Spring Plant Sale will feature a variety of plants grown from seed to sale by Environmental Horticulture students, including fuchsia baskets, annuals, vegetable starts, succulents, perennials, herb starts, and hundreds of bedding plants. Between 30 and 40 percent of the plant stock will be held until the second Friday to provide fresh inventory during both weekends. Free parking is available next to the greenhouses on the southwest side of the campus.

WHO: Lake Washington Institute of Technology

WHAT: Annual Spring Plant Sale

WHEN: April 26-27 and May 3-4, 2019, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

WHERE: Lake Washington Institute of Technology campus at 11605 132nd Ave. NE, Kirkland, Wash. 98034 

WHY: The public can purchase a variety of healthy plants grown from seed to sale and support LWTech’s Environmental Horticulture program.

About Lake Washington Institute of Technology

Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) was founded in 1949, and is the only public institute of technology in the state of Washington. LWTech offers 10 applied bachelor's degrees, 35 associate degrees, and 86 professional certificates in 42 areas of study, including STEM-focused programs in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.